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What's harder, horror or comedy?

Lately I’ve seen some shockers on both sides. Sitting on the sofa as the credits rolls I’m trying to pinpoint exactly what the issue is and why I didn’t engage with the characters or the story. 422 more words

My Musings

Residents Displaced After Philadelphia High-Rise Fire

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The American Red Cross says 54 residents were displaced following a high-rise fire in Philadelphia Monday afternoon.

The fire was reported around 3:30 p.m. 143 more words


The Event: Roadtrips by Routemaster -the Ernö Goldfinger Tour

The date: Saturday 11 October. The location: 2 Willow Road, Hampstead, London. The event: Roadtrips by Routemaster -the Ernö Goldfinger Tour.

As part of the National Trust’s London Project a series of themed guided tours were arranged in association with Arriva/Routemaster to enable people to learn and explore buildings and architecture all over London. 854 more words

Three To Stretch Their Necks (2014)

1. Turtle.
2. Nosy people.
3. Folks in NYC, with a park view.
To be fair-
Out window, park is over there.


Book Review: High-Rise by JG Ballard

High Rise by J.G. Ballard
Published 1978
Setting: London, England

In a city block sized high-rise, residents of 40 floors have access to everything they would need in this mini-city within walls. 309 more words